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Description: Island Temple,crooms Park
Date Listed: 25 March 1968
English Heritage Building ID: 152540
OS Grid Reference: SO8789944648
OS Grid Coordinates: 387899, 244648
Latitude/Longitude: 52.1000, -2.1781
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SO 84 SE CROOME D'ABITOT CROOME COURT
3/9 Island Temple, Croome
25.3.68 (formerly listed as
Summerhouse on Island)
Garden temple c.1800 probably by James Wyatt. Bath stone ashlar with Coade
stone decorative detail. Square plan, open to South, with hipped slate pyramid
roof. 2 Corinthian columns and 2 square piers to South front, full entablature
with decorated frieze and modillion cornice. Capitals are Portland stone.
Within 3 long rectangular Coade stone reliefs of the Aldobrandini wedding in
centre and griffons and tripods to side walls. 2 circular plaques of Pyrygion
shepherds. Grice: TRANS WORCS ARCH SOC 1976 41-51.
Listing NGR: SO8789944648
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Source: English Heritage
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